MS Office 2016 ask to sign in

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we were using Office 365 before with AD, now we have revert to MS Office 2016, now we are not using any Office 365 services, but Windows keep asking to sing in to work or school Account , can anyone guide why its like that , we don't want to sign in anywhere, even in MS word there is a option to sing in ,


please help me to understand as many users are asking about it ...



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Hi Balal,


Wen reverting back to MS 2016, you normally have to uninstall and reinstall MS Office. Otherwise, the ownership could still be connected to your O365 subscription.


You may also want to consult this article from the MS Knowledge base that is related to your question:


Hope it helps